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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017
Current version for 15 November 2019 to date (accessed 13 December 2019 at 11:55)
578   Application for major hazard facility licence
(1)  An application for a major hazard facility licence must be made in the manner and form required by the regulator.
(2)  The application must include the following information—
(a)  the operator’s name,
(b)  whether or not the operator is a body corporate,
(c)  if the operator conducts the business or undertaking under a business name—that business name and a certificate or other written evidence of the registration of the business name,
(d)  any other evidence of the operator’s identity required by the regulator,
(e)  the safety case prepared under Division 4 of Part 9.3,
(f)  if the operator is an individual—
(i)  a declaration as to whether or not the operator has ever been convicted or found guilty of any offence under the Act or this Regulation or under any corresponding WHS law, and
(ii)  details of any conviction or finding of guilt declared under subparagraph (i), and
(iii)  a declaration as to whether or not the operator has ever entered into an enforceable undertaking under the Act or under any corresponding WHS law, and
(iv)  details of any enforceable undertaking declared under subparagraph (iii), and
(v)  if the operator has previously been refused a major hazard facility licence under a corresponding WHS law, a declaration giving details of that refusal, and
(vi)  if the operator has previously held a major hazard facility licence under the Act or this Regulation or under a corresponding WHS law, a declaration—
(A)  describing any condition imposed on that licence, and
(B)  stating whether or not that licence had been suspended or cancelled and, if so, whether or not the operator had been disqualified from applying for a major hazard facility licence, and
(C)  giving details of any suspension, cancellation or disqualification,
(g)  if the operator is a body corporate, the information referred to in paragraph (f) in relation to—
(i)  the operator, and
(ii)  each officer of the operator.
Note.
 See section 268 of the Act for offences relating to the giving of false or misleading information under the Act or this Regulation.
(3)  The application must be accompanied by the relevant fee.